Session 31:
Gender Based Violence

Thursday, March 31
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Wilson C
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Sitawa R. Kimuna, East Carolina University
Discussant: Corrine Williams, University of Kentucky

  1. A Survey Experiment of Women’s Attitudes about Intimate Partner Violence against Women in Rural BangladeshKathryn M. Yount, Emory University; Nafisa Halim, University of New Mexico; Sara K. Head, Emory University; Sidney Ruth Schuler, Academy for Educational Development (AED)

  2. Family Closeness and Domestic Abuse among Caribbean and South American Women in South FloridaMaria Aysa, Florida International University; Patria Rojas, Florida International University; Frank Dillon, Florida International University; Mario de la Rosa, Florida International University

  3. Gender Violence and Sexual Behaviors of Trafficked Women in MexicoArunkumar Acharya, Universidad Autónoma de Nuveo Leon

  4. Following in Dad’s Footsteps? Experiences and Subsequent Perceptions of Domestic Violence among Men in GhanaNana Yaa G. Boakye, University of Ghana; Adriana A. Biney, University of Ghana; Francis Nii-Amoo Dodoo, Pennsylvania State University and University of Ghana

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